TRAVEL



Pune is well connected by air, road and rail network.


Air

Pune has direct flights to and from many domestic as well as some International destinations. Pune airport is located at Lohegaon at a distance of approximately 16 kms from the conference venue. The Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport at Mumbai is about 175 kms (~110 miles) away and it takes about 3.5 hrs to reach Pune from Mumbai through expressway. Registered AC cabs run between Mumbai airport and Pune.


Rail

There are daily and weekly trains connecting Pune to all major cities in India including Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad and many more.Pune airport is located at a distance of approximately 10 kms from the conference venue. Private taxis, auto rickshaws, city buses ply frequently.


Road

Pune is well connected by a good road network connecting it to various cities and towns across India. Various Government as well as private agencies offer daily bus services to various destinations in the state of Maharashtra and the neighboring states. Cool cabs (Registered taxis) run between Pune and Mumbai.


Travel within the city

Private radio cabs such as Ola, Uber, Wings and metered auto rickshaws (three wheelers) can be hired for travel within the city. The state-run city bus services are also available, but serve limited routes and timings.